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Emirates sets standards for on-board medical care

Emirates, the largest airline by international traffic, operates over 3,500 departures a week, or more than 194,000 flights in 2016. In those 12 months, the airline handled more than 60 flight diversions due to medical emergencies.  Flight diversions due to inflight medical emergencies make up a tiny portion of the millions of flights operated annually, […]